Climatology

1987 Edition

Introduction

Today's greater public awareness of how climate affects our quality of life and environment has created an increasing demand for climatological information. Now this information is available in one convenient, accessible source, The Encyclopedia of Climatology. This comprehensive volume covers all the main subfields of climatology, supplies data on climates in major continental areas and explains what is known about the causes of climatic processes and changes. Contents include articles on bioclimatology, El NiƱo, climatic models, world regional climates, civilization and climate, climatic variations and the greenhouse effect.

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Van Nostrand Reinhold 1987
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • Print ISBN 978-0-87933-009-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-30749-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1388-4360
  • Series Online ISSN 1871-756X
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Number Of Entries 202
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Part of the Encyclopedia of Earth Science book series (EESS)